Artificial kidney is a device to remove nitrogenous waste products from the blood through dialysis. … " Comment on this…
(ii) When kidney fails, toxins start pooling up and the functioning of heart automatically decreases. Heart disease is largely caused by irregular lipid levels, which also lead to kidney problems.
(a) It helps in the ultrafiltration of urine.
(b) It regulates the osmotic pressure/water balance of the blood.